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Cleopatra, the last pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, was renowned throughout history for her radiant skin and her stunning beauty. It is said that she used to bathe in donkeys’ milk to keep her skin soft and beautiful. 203 more words


The Fashions of Cleopatra in Cinema

It was this month that Cleopatra, the Ptolemaic Queen of Egypt whose story has captivated scholars and history geeks for centuries, ended her life in 30 BCE. 680 more words


On Shaving and Cleopatra

I recently signed up on one of the advertised shaving supply sites and tossed out the razor I had been using for 3 years opting for the newcomer that promised a smooth, clean, and money-saving shave. 187 more words



Hablamos de la gran faraona del antiguo Egipto, y cuando hablo de “gran faraona”, aparte de que fue la última reina de esta antigua civilización, me refiero a lo inteligente y a la gran cultura que poseía, además de los 6 idiomas que hasta el momento se sabe que mantenía en su saber, por lo que era usual que interviniera en discusiones diplomáticas. 413 more words

A Bath Fit For a Queen

“There must be quite a few things a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them.” ~Sylvia Plath (The Bell Jar)

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